SEASONS GREETINGS FROM FRAMESTORE CFC

Framestore CFC ups the ante on the animated holiday greeting card this year by, well… not doing one. Instead they created this fun and  fairly addictive online game featuring a leaping a polar bear and falling ice cubes. Sending it out on a Friday afternoon is also very good thinking. Framestore makes a charitable donation […] [Read more]

HALO IS AWESOME

In the words of Stash producer Brandon DeMarco when asked to critically comment on this game teaser from Neill Blomkamp all I received was "Halo is awesome." That it is, Brandon, that it is. There’s no mistake your looking at yet another media component of the best selling game franchise of the last 6 years […] [Read more]

GONDRY DECLARES INDEPENDENCE FOR Björk

In our continuing tradtion of leading off Fridays with something strange… Check out "Declare Independence", the seventh video combining the otherworldly talents of Michel Gondry and Björk. Then check out the "making of" here.   [Read more]

SEASON’S EATINGS FROM AARDMAN

New from Aardman Animations comes stop-motion animated festive cookie character spot, named (you guessed it) "Gingerbread" for the AT&T GoPhone, now guess the voice talent. For BBDO NYProducer: Sarah RyanCreative Directors: David Skinner & Darren WrightArt Director: Justin Lesinski Copywriter: Evan BrownFor Aardman AnimationsProducer: Laura PepperDirector: Darren Robbie [Read more]

DIRECT UNKLE’S NEXT MUSIC VID

Filmaka and Surrender All (the label behind the new Unkle album "War Stories") are giving you a chance to jump start some life into your music video directing career and get your name out there. All you have to do is submit your music video pitch by Monday the 17th of December. Your entries will […] [Read more]

PSYOP/STINK GATHER THE MASSES FOR BEIJING

Adidas is out to capture a couple billion Chinese fans in anticipation of next summer’s Beijing Olympics. The centerpiece of the campaign is this :60 directed by Psyop thru Stink for 180\TBWA called "Together" showcasing homegrown Olympians including, b-baller Sui Feifei, soccer great Zheng Zhi, diver Hu Jia, and the women’s volleyball team. Great concept, […] [Read more]

THIS HOLIDAY CUDDLE UP WITH ROADKILL

Nothing says I love you like the splayed innerds of a flattened raccoon. Yes, it’s the welcome next step in plush toys: road kill. Watch the frikking hilarious viral here. Buy the erstwhile little critters here. [Read more]

Digitalism round two.

It seems I can’t keep my mind and FEED posts off of Digitalism these days (see: Let’s Get Digitalism from July 31) . Well they are back with the song "Idealistic" and so are their stylish videos, this one from directors Rino Stefano Tagliafierro and Maria Giulia Giorgiani. [Read more]